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The Wooden Spoon

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Bridge Street, Killaloe County Dublin, Ireland
+353 61 622 415
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Kildare
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158 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely quaint restaurant, apparently expanding into a larger venue shortly to accommodate a larger restaurant. Lovey coffee and home bake. A busy little restaurant, obviously popular with all

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Thank Cathy D
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A good place to go to for breakfast. They also do lovely coffee and cakes/scones. Friendly service too!

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Thank berniguille
Dublin, Ireland
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They have amazing coffee, amazing scones and amazing muffins. I loved this cafe. It was really nice, the food was lovely and the decor was so pretty.

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Thank meabhgilmore
Galway
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Weary from our wanderings about the hills, trails and streets of this picturesque town, we came across this little coffee shop and were immediately invigorated by its atmosphere and service. Still do not know how we managed to get seated!? Then were suitably rewarded with delicious food and Coffee/Tea.

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Thank Ciarse
ireland
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Have visited three times recently and found this place fab. Scones, muffins baked stuffed potatoes all lovely. Sausage rolls to die for. Can highly recommend and definitely worth a visit. Beautiful display of food. One tip park in car park near river dont drive down main street as it is so so narrow.. will be back soo

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Thank toffees1ireland
kilkenny, ireland
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55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Found this cafe by accident. Very quirky place with upstyled furniture. Fantastic salads etc. Had a lovely coffee and beautiful piece of choc cale. Lots of home bakes appletart looked lively. Staff were lovely and friendly. Loved the old door table top. Will be back again for lunch.

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Thank sweety1960
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

The brownies here are unbelievable 👍 the staff are so nice I love going here. I will definitely be back

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Thank Eimear S
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

I love going to the wooden spoon! Any opportunity I get I'm there. It's such a cosy place you could spend a few hours sampling their delicious desserts and lunches which reading the lovely cookbooks around! I would recommend this place to everyone! The staff are super friendly and helpful! Nothing is any hassle!

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Thank Máire Shóna N
County Kildare, Ireland
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151 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

The recommendation was worth following up. Lovely cozy, quirky atmosphere. Fresh, healthy, homemade high quality food. Delicious selection of cakes and good coffee. Staff so helpful and friendly. It's not big, so seating space is limited. Interesting large table made from a door.

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Thank Joanie R
Boston, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 November 2016

A visit to my family living in the area isn't complete without at least one visit to The Wooden Spoon. This year was a special treat when they catered a special celebration in my family's home. We had several special dietary requests and the staff accommodated us beautifully. The cozy atmosphere and welcoming staff make the space feel like an... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 10
Cuisine
Irish, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bridge Street, Killaloe County Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  Killaloe
  • Phone Number: +353 61 622 415

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?